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Topic: plaid clutch with bow.. it matches my dress and my date's tie!  (Read 1562 times)
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« on: January 01, 2007 05:12:51 PM »

i wanted a purse to go with my semi-formal dress. a clutch came to mind  Smiley i also "re-upolstered" (where's my dictionary) my date's tie to match as well.

the lining was done weird  Huh i guess i'll learn from my mistakes. have any idea how i should put the bow on? right now it is just pinned. thanks for looking!

i've never made a tute for anything before... but i can give you some help. i use stiffened felt! it's basically my secret haha. then you just cut 2 pieces of fabric for the lining and outside. i just sew them together attempting to fold under all the edges of fabric. the next clutch i make, i'll post photos!  Smiley

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« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2007 05:24:50 PM »

i think it came out really nice! and aww you guys will be matching. great job! and who cares about the lining! you are the only that's going to be looking in the purse! Wink

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« Reply #2 on: January 01, 2007 05:25:58 PM »

I would velcro the bow. That way you can make interchangable velcro thingies to match your mood...sometimes you dont always want a bow  Grin


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« Reply #3 on: January 01, 2007 05:28:15 PM »

I would velcro the bow. That way you can make interchangable velcro thingies to match your mood...sometimes you dont always want a bow  Grin

Either velcro or snaps.... (I personally would probably go for snaps). It looks great! I love plaid! Cheesy

« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2007 05:09:28 PM »

pretty schweeet.  Cheesy
« Reply #5 on: January 02, 2007 06:52:27 PM »

Adorable bag!   Grin

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« Reply #6 on: January 03, 2007 09:15:16 AM »

i am very very impressed. any chance you\'ll post a tutorial?


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